Apprentice Fabricator Welder

Severfield Products & Processing Ltd

Severfield Group is the market leader in structural steel, recognised for its iconic structures and engineering excellence. Involved in the UK's highest-profile building projects, we have the design and engineering capabilities to deliver the largest, most complex projects.

Today, with multiple sites in the UK and our India factory, we have an annual capacity to produce around 300,000 tonnes of fabricated steel work.

We currently have 5 manufacturing facilities across the UK, and we are looking for 5 Metal Fabrication Apprentices to join us as part of our Products and Processing (SPP) sector based at our site in Sherburn, Malton.

Severfield Products and Processing (SPP) is a market leader in modular steel structures and buildings, supplying into the Nuclear, Rail, Power, Data Storage and Material Handling sectors. SPP is growing at a rapid pace with 100% year-on-year growth in its primary product lime of industrial modules. SPP is continuously expanding its product range and the market it supplies to.

Job Description:

As part of the role, you will carry out the following tasks:

  • Accurately interpret technical drawings
  • Mark out, produce and assemble fabricated products
  • Use appropriate tools, equipment and techniques to shape and form metal materials
  • Cutting, drilling, shaping and preparing metal materials during fabrication activities using manual and power tools and thermal and laser cutting techniques
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy workplace.

In addition you will:

  • Be responsible for own time management
  • Ensure college days are attended
  • Be responsible for undertaking instructions from qualified fabricators
  • Be responsible for own learning
  • Be responsible for asking questions so you better understand the role and industry.
Qualifications Required:

Applicants are required to have achieved a minimum of 5 GCSEs at Grade 9-4/A*-C. This should include English, Maths, Science and a Technical Subject area.

Personal Qualities:
  • Organised
  • Customer Care
  • Analytical
  • Logical
  • Creative
  • Use your own initiative
  • Non-judgmental
  • Patience
  • Physical fitness
  • Health and Safety Awareness.

Due to Health and Safety regulations within the factory all applicants must be aged 18 or above. 

Skills Required:
  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Problem solving
  • Presentation skills
  • Good mathematical ability
  • Good team working skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Listen and follow instructions.
Qualifications Gained(upon completion):

Level 3 Metal Fabricator Apprenticeship Standard.

Important Details:
Fabrication and Welding
Sherburn, YO17 8PG
Weekly Hours:
Monday - Thursday (8am - 5pm) and Friday (8am -1pm)
Closing Dates:

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